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EU ETS

EU Emissions Trading Scheme

Past Auction Information

The table below provides information regarding the UK Government's auction of EU allowances in the UK for Phase II of the EU Emissions Trading System (2008-2012).

Auction DateSize in MillionsResultConduct Report
19 Nov 2008
4.0 EU Carbon Allowances
PDFResult (32KB)
Independent Observer's Report (80KB)
24 Mar 2009
4.0 EU Carbon Allowances
PDFResult (55KB)
PDFIndependent Observer's Report (90KB)
04 Jun 2009
4.2 EU Carbon Allowances
PDFResult (55KB)
PDFIndependent Observer's Report (96KB)
09 Jul 2009
4.2 EU Carbon Allowances
PDFResult (56KB)
PDFIndependent Observer's Report (98KB)
10 Sep 2009
4.2 EU Carbon Allowances
PDFResult (56KB)
PDFIndependent Observer's Report (43KB)
08 Oct 2009
4.2 EU Carbon Allowances
PDFResult (52KB)
PDFIndependent Observer's Report (97KB)
05 Nov 2009
4.2 EU Carbon Allowances
PDFResult (52KB)
PDFIndependent Observer's Report (97KB)
07 Jan 2010
4.9 (up to 500K reserved for non-competitive bids)
PDFResult (52KB)
PDFIndependent Observer's Report (99KB)
04 Feb 2010
4.4 EU Carbon Allowances
PDFResult (52KB)
PDFIndependent Observer's Report (99KB)
18 Mar 2010
4.5 (up to 100k reserved for non-competitive bids)
PDFResult (55KB)
PDFIndependent Observer's Report (99KB)
10 Jun 2010
4.4 EU Carbon Allowances
PDFResult (52KB)
PDFIndependent Observer's Report (94KB)
08 Jul 2010
4.4 EU Carbon Allowances
PDFResult (52KB)
PDFIndependent Observer's Report (95KB)
09 Sep 2010
4.4 EU Carbon Allowances
PDFResult (52KB)
PDFIndependent Observer's Report (93KB)
07 Oct 2010
4.4 EU Carbon Allowances
PDFResult (52KB)
PDFIndependent Observer's Report (97KB)
04 Nov 2010
4.4 EU Carbon Allowances
PDFResult (52KB)
PDFIndependent Observer's Report (83KB)
13 Jan 2011
4.4 EU Carbon Allowances
PDFResult (42KB)
PDFIndependent Observer's Report (169KB)
10 Feb 2011
4.4 EU Carbon Allowances
PDFResult (43KB)
PDFIndependent Observer's Report (95KB)
10 Mar 2011
4.4 EU Carbon Allowances
PDFResult (43KB)
PDFIndependent Observer's Report (102KB)
9 Jun 2011
3.5 EU Carbon Allowances
PDFResult (43KB)
PDFIndependent Observer's Report (95KB)
7 Jul 2011
3.5 EU Carbon Allowances
PDFResult (46KB)
PDFIndependent Observer's Report (133KB)
8 Sep 2011
3.5 EU Carbon Allowances
PDFResult (46KB)
PDFIndependent Observer's Report (140KB)
6 Oct 2011
3.5 EU Carbon Allowances
PDFResult (48KB)
PDFIndependent Observer's Report (171KB)
10 Nov 2011
3.5 EU Carbon Allowances
PDFResult (55KB)
PDFIndependent Observer's Report (132KB)
9 Feb 2012
3.5 EU Carbon Allowances
PDFResult (46KB)
PDFIndependent Observer's Report (178KB)
8 Mar 2012
3.5 EU Carbon Allowances
PDFResult (43KB)
PDFIndependent Observer's Report (164KB)
10 May 2012
4.0 EU Carbon Allowances
PDFResult (46KB)
PDFIndependent Observer's Report (166KB)
5 Jul 2012
4.0 EU Carbon Allowances
PDFResult (44KB)
PDFIndependent Observer's Report (138KB)
06 Sep 2012
4.0 EU Carbon Allowances
PDFResult (44KB)
PDFIndependent Observer's Report (138KB)
27 Sep 2012
4.0 EU Carbon Allowances
PDFResult (45KB)
PDFIndependent Observer's Report (138KB)
25 Oct 2012
4.319 EU Carbon Allowances
PDFResult (71KB)
PDFIndependent Observer's Report (140KB)

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